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Video 18-10: This video shows a pleural effusion with respirophasic and cardiophasic movement of echogenic strands within the effusion.

From: Critical Care Ultrasonography, Second Edition

The 3.5 MHz transducer is in longitudinal orientation and placed perpendicular to the chest wall to scan through the 6th intercostal space in the left posterior axillary line.

10 secs
Author(s) Lewis Eisen, Peter Doelken, Sahar Ahmad
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